Breuner Marsh Resilient Design Featured at State Climate Change Symposim

Breuner Marsh is an innovative new coastal park located in Point Pinole Regional Shoreline. Click to view our resilient design story.

Breuner Marsh is an innovative new coastal park located in Point Pinole Regional Shoreline. Click to view our resilient design story.

WRA’s work on the Breuner Marsh Restoration and Public Access Project will be featured as part of the California Climate Change Symposium in Sacramento August 24-25, 2015. One of the first restoration projects in the San Francisco Bay Area that anticipates and accommodates rising sea levels due to climate change, Breuner Marsh is a case study for resilient design of a new coastal shoreline park.  WRA’s President, Geoff Smick will participate at the poster session on Monday, August 24th from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.

Sponsored by the California Natural Resources Agency, the California Environmental Protection Agency, the Governor’s Office of Planning and Research, and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the annual symposium is a forum to discuss innovative research, strategies, and policies regarding climate change impacts to the state.  Read more about the organization and conference here.